EP 08 How can teachers and parents adopt privacy-enhancing best practices?

By Claudiu Popa

In this exclusive 10-part series, cybersafety educator and author Claudiu Popa, founder of the KnowledgeFlow Foundation invites an exceptional group of special guests to take part in grounded discussions on the promise and myth of edtech, from the original intentions to catalyze learning through technology to the privacy-invasive practices that may impact generations of students across Canada and the United States. Packed full of cybersecurity examples, amusing anecdotes, relevant advice and intellectual ammunition, the unmissable CybersecurED series is aimed at educators, parents and administrators who truly care about maximizing the potential and safety of educational technology in the modern classroom. Truly a show for everyone!

With the proliferation of information systems and applications in the modern
classroom, how can teachers think more clearly about the impact of education
technology on student privacy and data collection? Special Guest Paige
Backman, information technology lawyer and privacy expert, discusses the
current climate of awareness in public education. Tune in for a discussion
about the ways in which cybersafety education can go beyond a focus on
safety and towards teaching today’s digital natives to also be responsible
digital citizens.